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BART and San Francisco may partner to help homeless in train stations

Every day, hundreds of people call BART’s San Francisco stations home. One…

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A new proposal could ban BART riders from occupying more than one seat at a time. (S.F. Examiner)

BART to reconsider proposal to penalize seat-hogs

BART riders may soon be fined for hogging two seats. That’s the…

A new proposal could ban BART riders from occupying more than one seat at a time. (S.F. Examiner)
(SF Examiner file photo)

BART, unions likely to avoid strike as tentative labor agreement is reached

A tentative BART labor agreement may have averted riders’ biggest fear —…

(SF Examiner file photo)
The interior of BART's new cars. (Courtesy Scott Morris)

BART shows off new ‘Fleet of the Future’ car

BART's new, more spacious cars are undergoing testing in the East Bay…

The interior of BART's new cars. (Courtesy Scott Morris)
Passengers enter a BART train at the Daly City Station in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

BART service recovering after car removed from tracks

Regular BART service was resuming Thursday morning after a chase by Walnut…

Passengers enter a BART train at the Daly City Station in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)
(Gabrielle Lurie/2015 Special to S.F. Examiner)

The time has come to rebuild BART

When BART was built in the late 1960s, it was the most…

(Gabrielle Lurie/2015 Special to S.F. Examiner)
S.F. Examiner file photo

BART responds to criticism over employee bonuses

BART was facing criticism Wednesday for providing contractually required bonuses to employees, but…

S.F. Examiner file photo
The "Gator Pass," a transit discount for students at San Francisco State University, was approved by BART's Board of Directors on Thursday, July 14, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)

SF State transit discount pass clears BART hurdle; students set to vote

BART has joined up with San Francisco agencies to provide students at…

The "Gator Pass," a transit discount for students at San Francisco State University, was approved by BART's Board of Directors on Thursday, July 14, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)
BART is hoping that 10,000 people will join the perks program and 1,200 people shift their commute. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

BART deploys test train on line plagued by electrical issue

Testing was being done Monday morning to investigate a glitch that knocked…

BART is hoping that 10,000 people will join the perks program and 1,200 people shift their commute. (S.F. Examiner file photo)
A T-Third Muni train sits at the platform on 3rd and Mariposa streets in San Francisco. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

BART gets real on social media; now it’s Muni’s turn

BART’s brutal honesty about its budget shortfalls went viral across the country…

A T-Third Muni train sits at the platform on 3rd and Mariposa streets in San Francisco. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Passengers enter a BART train at the Daly City Station in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

BART to run bus bridges on impacted line into Friday’s morning commute

Bus bridge service for riders traveling between two East Bay stations will…

Passengers enter a BART train at the Daly City Station in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)
BART is hoping that 10,000 people will join the perks program and 1,200 people shift their commute. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

Equipment problem triggers systemwide BART delays

BART trains were delayed throughout the system Wednesday because of a trackside…

BART is hoping that 10,000 people will join the perks program and 1,200 people shift their commute. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

Man stabbed in the head near Powell BART Station entrance

A 52-year-old man suffered lacerations to the head in a stabbing near…

BART trains stopping in Oakland after train strikes person

BART officials said trains are stopping in downtown Oakland tonight after a…

Major BART delays reported at all SF stations

BART was recovering Monday afternoon from an earlier delay caused by a…

Passengers enter a BART train at the Daly City Station in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

BART raises citations at all 33 parking lots

Parking citations at BART parking facilities will rise following a Thursday vote…

Passengers enter a BART train at the Daly City Station in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency's Central Subway. Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photo

Obama proposes hundreds of millions for BART, Muni, Caltrain

If President Barack Obama has his way, BART, Muni and Caltrain will…

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency's Central Subway. Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photo
Construction workers build BART's transbay tube in 1970. Local think tank, SPUR, says the Bay Area will need another transbay tube with the Bay Area's population set to boom over the next two decades. (Courtesy Bechtel Corp.)

Think tank calls for second BART transbay tube

Between 1966 and 1969, California officials built what was the world’s longest…

Construction workers build BART's transbay tube in 1970. Local think tank, SPUR, says the Bay Area will need another transbay tube with the Bay Area's population set to boom over the next two decades. (Courtesy Bechtel Corp.)
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BART experiencing major service delays due to computer failure

A computer malfunction is wreaking havoc with BART – causing major systemwide…

Photo courtesy of BART
Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers wait for a BART train to depart the Fruitvale station in Oakland. (Ben Margot/2013 AP)

BART reveals how much it will spend to install cameras into all train cars

BART said today that technicians have begun installing additional security cameras to…

Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers wait for a BART train to depart the Fruitvale station in Oakland. (Ben Margot/2013 AP)